File:Edda.jpg|thumb|Print edition of Snorri's Edda of 1666
[The Old Norse/Icelandic language|Icelandic spelling of the name is ''Snorri Sturluson''. ''Snorri Sturlason'' is the modern Norwegian language|Norwegian and ''Snorre Sturlasson'' the modern Swedish language|Swedish spelling. For the construction of the name (a patronymic), see Icelandic name|Icelandic naming conventions. English no longer features this type of name, except as a foreign word. Anglicization of Scandinavian names is not standard and varies a great deal. Encyclopedias and dictionaries nearly all list Snorri under his Icelandic name. Books and articles may use Snorre Sturleson, Snorri Sturlusson, Snorre Sturlson, Snorri Sturlson, in addition to his Norwegian and Swedish names.]
(; 1179 – 23 September 1241) was an Iceland
ic historian, poet, and politician. He was elected twice as lawspeaker
at the Icelandic parliament,...